[gey-lee-uh] /ˈgeɪ li ə/
noun, plural galeae
[gey-lee-ee] /ˈgeɪ liˌi/ (Show IPA)
Botany. a part of the calyx or corolla having the form of a helmet, as the upper lip of the corolla of the monkshood.
Anatomy. any of several helmet-shaped structures.
noun (pl) -leae (-lɪˌiː)
a part or organ shaped like a helmet or hood, such as the petals of certain flowers
galea ga·le·a (gā’lē-ə)
n. pl. ga·le·ae (-lē-ē’)
[gey-lee-eyt] /ˈgeɪ liˌeɪt/ adjective 1. having a . 2. being in the shape of a ; helmet-shaped.
heap of witness, the name of the pile of stones erected by Jacob and Laban to mark the league of friendship into which they entered with each other (Gen. 31:47, 48). This was the name given to the “heap” by Jacob. It is Hebrew, while the name Jegar-sahadutha, given to it by Laban, is Aramaic […]
[guh-lee-uh-fawrm] /gəˈli əˌfɔrm/ adjective 1. helmet-shaped; resembling a galea.
[gey-luh n] /ˈgeɪ lən/ noun 1. Latin Galenus [guh-lee-nuh s] /gəˈli nəs/ (Show IPA). Claudius, a.d. c130–c200, Greek physician and writer on medicine. 2. any physician. /ˈɡeɪlən/ noun 1. Latin name Claudius Galenus. ?130–?200 ad, Greek physician, anatomist, and physiologist. He codified existing medical knowledge and his authority continued until the Renaissance Galen Ga·len (gā’lən), […]